MIFARE is the most widely used contactless smart card technology. It conforms to the ISO standard ISO 14443 for systems with a frequency of 13.56 MHz. The standard card has a capacity of 1024 bytes and works up to a distance of 10 cm. The media are very cheap and do not require batteries.

Each card has a unique ID number, as well as 16 individual sectors each of 64bytes.The technology was originally used for contactless ticketing in public transport. Today, the chip is often used as a contactless payment means but also in the manufacturing industry for tracking and documentation of production steps.

TecSys provides MIFARE write / read devices for OEM customers who want to implement their own MIFARE system quickly and inexpensively.

For corresponding reader/writers, please follow this link: MIFARE Drives